Week in Review: Top Pasadena Stories of The Week

Published : Friday, January 4, 2019 | 8:40 PM

The Editors of Pasadena Now go through over 100 articles published this week on our site and cull the top 25 most newsworthy, informative, and readable.

Top Stories:

Earthquake Early Warning System Making Public Debut This Week Powered by System Developed in Pasadena

Here’s What Caused the Float Fire That Disrupted the Rose Parade

Pasadena Police Arrest North Hollywood Woman for Murder of Elderly Pasadena Woman

Local Environmental Titan David Czamanske, Dead at 80

An Optimistic Mayor Tornek Reflects on 2018 and the Year Ahead

Impact of Rose Parade Float Fire, Chaotic Ending Still Being Felt

Ohio State Buckeyes, University of Washington Huskies Rose Bowl Meet in Rose Bowl at 2 p.m.

Queen Louise Siskel Talks About Being the Rose Parade’s First Openly LGBTQ Rose Queen

Top Stories of the Week 1 Year Ago



Portantino Seeks to Limit Gun Purchases to One Per Month

Design Commission Looks at Updated Plans for Lincoln Avenue Mixed-Use Development

Pasadena Congresswoman Chu Signals New House Priorities under Democratic Control

Proposed Cordova Street Enhancements Community Meeting Scheduled


Community News:

Special Meals and Deals During Pasadena Cheeseburger Week January 6 to 11

Stella Rosa Float wins Tournament of Roses Grand Marshal Award

Almost 10% of All U.S. Households with TV’s Tuned Into Rose Bowl Game

Huntington Hospital Welcomes First Baby of the New Year

Tournament of Roses Judges Announce Winning Floats in 130th Rose Parade

Who Is Officially Judging Those 40 Fantastic Floats?

Vice Mayor John Kennedy Readies for First Official Participation in Rose Parade

100 Years of Music When the Salvation Army Goes Marching in the 2019 Rose Parade


Business Top Story:

Hahn & Hahn’s Jason Lyon Promoted to Partner

Edgeworth Economics Announces New President


Public Safety:

Robber Runs Off with Stolen Stroller, Police Have No Trouble Spotting Her to Make the Arrest



Pasadena Author Brian Garfield of “Death Wish” Fame, Dead at 79